Job Description:

  • Be part of the core team in upholding quality and standards in the work delivered to the clients
  • Transcribe Singaporean English audio recordings (mixed with other local languages), in accordance with the project guidelines
  • Vet and edit of Singaporean speech data transcripts in English and/or Chinese/Malay based on project guidelines
  • Support the team in producing English and/or Chinese captions 
  • Work with the rest of the operations team to improve overall efficiency and quality of operations process
  • You may be required to work from the client’s premise depending on respective projects’ needs

Requirements:

  • Possess at least 1 year of transcription experience in Singaporean English
  • Fast typing skills
  • Possess a keen sense of phonemic awareness – in other words, a keen sense of identifying and differentiating between types of consonants and vowels in speech
  • Familiarity with at least one of the following languages/dialects – Singaporean Mandarin, Malay and/or Chinese Dialects (i.e. Cantonese, Hokkien, Teochew, Hakka and Hainanese) due to work requirements
  • Prior experience in International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) transcription (any language) and/or background in Linguistics Studies would be a plus
  • Track record for being reliable and committed to meeting deadlines 
  • Meticulous and carry out necessary research/checks to ensure accurate and consistent spelling/usage of words
  • Proactively communicate with fellow teammates to share updates and discuss any questions or issues
Job Category: Operations
Job Type: Contract Full Time
Job Location: Singapore

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